Refuse Sites

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Tumby Bay

The Tumby Bay Transfer Station (167 Bratten Road) is open on Monday, Wednesday & Friday 3:00pm to 4:00pm (Including Public Holidays except Good Friday and Christmas Day) and Sundays 9:00am to 10:00am.

 The Transfer Station may be opened outside these hours however a $55.00 opening fee applies.

Landfill$80.00 per m3
Green Waste / Wood$16.00 per m3
Cardboard$20.00 per m3
Concrete$21.50 per m3
Concrete with Rio$32.50 per m3
Cleanfill/Scrap Steel$ No Charge

Scrap steel is accepted free of charge, this includes car bodies. Tyres to be removed once on site.

Port Neill

The Port Neill Refuse site has been closed and converted to a Transfer Station. It is open every Sunday from 9.00am to 10.00am.

Skip (hard waste, green waste not suitable for shipping, household waste)

Large Trailer$20
Small Trailer$10
240 Litre Bin$5
Medium Size Garbage Bag$2
Double Mattress$10
Single Mattress$5
Green Waste (tree/garden trimmings suitable for chipping)
Small Trailer$5
Trailer      $5
Smaller Quantity Gold Coin Donation
White Goods
Large Items (fridges)$10
Small Items (microwaves)$5

No Charge

No TVs, computers, gas bottles or tyres.

Categories of waste must not be cross contaminated or the hard waste fee will apply.  Enquiries: 8688 9090


The Ungarra Refuse site has been closed and converted to a Transfer Station. It is open on the last Sunday of every month from 2pm - 3pm.

Hard Waste$56 per cubic metre  
Green Waste$10 per cubic metre
Tyres$7 (car) $25 (truck) + $10 if on rim
Batteries Free
Electronic Goods (E Waste) $1 per kg

Household Waste will not be accepted.

Categories of waste must not be cross contaminated or the hard waste fee will apply.  Enquiries 0427 321 726



Tumby Bay is a beautiful coastal township of 1200 residents, who have chosen to establish livelihoods, raise families and retire in a safe and serene environment.

Contact us

District Council of Tumby Bay

Cnr Mortlock Street and West Terrace

PO Box 61, Tumby Bay SA 5605